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Kelly Phillips Erb

Team Lead, Tax Insights & Commentary, Bloomberg Tax

Kelly Phillips Erb (Taxgirl) writes about tax for Bloomberg Tax. Erb also writes and hosts the Taxgirl podcast at; the Taxgirl blog has been recognized by the ABA Journal as one of the top blogs written by lawyers.

Before moving to Bloomberg, Erb was a Senior Editor at Forbes. She published four books together with Forbes, including the best-selling "100 Things You Need To Know About Money." Erb has previously written about taxes for outlets like Trulia, Reuters, and Time, and has been asked to describe taxes in plain English for Esquire, NPR's Marketplace, CBS Radio's Marketwatch, BBC, Inc., and the Philadelphia Inquirer.

Erb is a tax attorney, licensed to practice law in PA, the U.S. Tax Court, and on a pro bono basis in NC through Legal Aid of NC.

Nods she's most proud of include the inaugural award of the Pennsylvania Bar Association's Solo and Small Firm Section, Philadelphia's "40 Under 40" given by the Philadelphia Business Journal, and Top Tax Attorney by Main Line Today and Suburban Life Magazine. Kelly was also named one of the inaugural "Women of Legal Tech" for 2016 by the ABA's Legal Technology Resource Center.